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VMware Product Line Manager - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Detroit, Michigan

Business Summary: You've seen the disruption in the IT industry motivated by the cloud, devops, containers and AI/ML. We are transforming the way enterprises run and manage their cloud infrastructure, and adopt ubiquitous automation.

VMware vRealize Automation is the market-leading automation platform that enables self-service multicloud environments. With vRealize Automation, enterprises can increase agility, productivity and efficiency through self-service automation, by reducing the complexity of their IT environment, streamlining IT processes and delivering a DevOps-ready automation platform Job Role and Responsibilities: We're looking for an experienced Senior Product Line Manager to lead the transformation of vRealize Automation. This individual will have responsibility for defining the vRealize Automation product strategy and roadmap for Network, Security, Storage, Compute and Infrastructure automation and governance; working with engineering to build the product; assisting in defining and executing the go to market strategy; and identifying new market opportunities. You will work directly with an engineering team in all facets of day-to-day software development, taking into consideration a variety of partners, business leaders, and customers to evaluate product opportunities for business. In parallel, you will develop and articulate a medium and long-term product strategy as our product line expands. You will be responsible for defining what success means for your products, guiding the team to make investment and divestment decisions, based on business outcomes and objectives.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience in IT systems management: capacity planning, troubleshooting and monitoring, automated provisioning, and/or service management

  • Experience bringing new, technology products and services to market.

  • Experience engaging with customers globally to synthesize feature specifications.

  • Ability to work in and drive cross functional teams, including development and UX, to deliver product to market.

  • Capable presenter who is comfortable leading face to face customer meetings and presenting to small-medium size audiences.

  • Technical depth that lets you understand and earn the respect of exceptional engineers

  • Ability to handle a number of concurrent activities with strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail.

Preferred Skills:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.

  • Proven technical foundation with business perspective. You will be a self-starter who is passionate about product design.

  • Experience with IT infrastructure, data center networking and security management.

  • Familiarity with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud platforms, including Amazon Web Services, Google Compute Engine, Microsoft Azure, and/or OpenStack

  • Background in rapid SaaS delivery and working with agile teams

Category : Marketing

Subcategory: Product Management

Experience: Business Leadership

Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time

Posted Date: 2021-01-13

Cloud Management: VMware’s Cloud Management team delivers vRealize Suite, a solution that’s essential to accelerating our customers’ journey to digital transformation. It’s our market-leading, state-of-the-art cloud management platform designed to deliver and manage IT services across private, public, and hybrid clouds. VRealize Suite is an integrated, comprehensive solution that meets the challenge of managing a cloud infrastructure from a single pane of glass. We’re changing the way users design, build, view, and manage public and private clouds, and enabling them to run with optimal performance, insightful analytics and automated delivery. Join our user-focused team of software engineers, data scientists, web designers, product managers, and marketers. You’ll gain valuable experience in the fast-growing field of cloud infrastructure management from a pioneer and industry leader.

VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at http://careers.vmware.com.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.